Quantcast
Posted by: Matt McGloin
/ 32 weeks 1 day ago

Kevin Feige & Captain America 3 Not Backing Down From Batman Vs. Superman

Body

16377

When Warner Bros. moved the release date back for Batman Vs. Superman to May 6, 2016, it was also occupied by a then unannounced Marvel Studios movie.

It has since become known that Marvel plans on premiering Captain America 3 on that date, which follows the well-received and regarded Captain America 2.

There has been back-and-forth talk from both DC and Marvel about changing the release date, with WB stating they aren't going to, and Marvel at times seeming to indicate they may.

The latest has Marvel Studios president and producer Kevin Feige stating they aren't backing down Captain America 3 from Batman Vs. Superman.

Empire Online questioned Kevin Feige about it, with Feige stating he is all for making good comic book movies, but he isn't too thrilled about two of them premiering on the same day.

So I continue to be all for quality entertainment for moviegoers to enjoy on weekends. If it is on the same weekend I enjoy it slightly less. But we are doing what we’ve always done, which is sticking to our plan and sticking to our vision for the movies going forward and we have a very large vision that we’re working on for Cap 3 and for all the threes movies and just because another movie plops down onto one of ours doesn’t mean we are going to alter that. Maybe we should, but we’re not going to.

16378

More From Cosmic Book News:

Would like to use Rom, write a comic, new superhero in Guardians 2...
Indominus Rex, a dinosaur size chart and more.
Charlie Cox, Vincent D’Onofrio and more.
"Stop stealing all the white people's superheroes. Make up your own."
Where is Thor at? Thor goes cosmic, battling Iron Man and reveals a new scene.
Premiers March 17th following Flash.
Brand new story told through the eyes of C-3PO and R2-D2.
The Avengers unleash their rage on Thanos and the Infinity Gauntlet.
Coulson's team must deal with the consequences of their war with Hydra...
These are the events that really made waves.